2916 Sennebec Road, Appleton, Maine  04862       207-785-5656

The Appleton Library proudly offers a large variety of books, movies, audiobooks, and reference materials for Adults, Juniors, and Young Children.  


We offer:

Book Sales
Peruse our ongoing Book Sale tables.  Our selection is ever changing.  Prices for the new and gently used books are: $2-hard cover, $1-paperback, and 50¢ for small books. This remains our most frequent and consistent fundraising event.
 
Please consider donating new books or gently used books to our collection and Book Sales table.  Drop off your donation at our Circulation Desk.  We will provide a donation receipt upon request.

Our Mission
The Mildred Stevens Williams Memorial Library provides free library services for all members of our community, offering print and non-print materials, computer access, literary programs for children and adults, and facilities for educational, charitable, cultural and artistic endeavors thereby encouraging a love of reading and learning for all.

News & Events

  • Collection of 10,000+ items
  • Maine Collection
  • Camden Conference Collections
  • InterLibrary Loan (ILL)
  • Growing collection of periodicals
  • Children’s story hour
  • Summer reading program
  • DVDs, CDS and VHS tapes
  • Audiobooks
  • eBook & Audio Download
  • Activity Packs
  • American Girl doll and accessories
  • Telescope
  • Kindle
  • Public Computers, printer and copier
  • Seed catalogue
  • Appliance Electricity Monitors
  • Community Meeting Room for events
  • Community & Children’s Gardens
  • Community Jigsaw puzzle

Mildred Stevens Williams

Memorial Library

2916 Sennebec Road 

Appleton, ME  04862     

207-785-5656


Do you like Cribbage? Or want to learn to play?  

We are looking for a group of players interested in a regular game!  Please contact us!

Special Announcements

Hours

Tue:   12:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Wed:   3:00 pm - 6:00 pm


Thur: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

       &  6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Sat:   10:00 am - 1:00 pm

 ~Please complete a brief survey to help us continue to improve our library and earn

a free book from our sale table as a thank you! ~

Get Involved

Volunteer Staff

The Appleton Library relies on regular volunteer staff to ensure we are open twenty-one hours a week, including two evenings.  Without the support of our committed volunteers, this vital community resource could not continue. 

Please consider volunteering for a shift or portion of a shift.  Ask our staff or give us a call at 207-785-5656.

Gifts to the Library

The Appleton Library is primarily financed by contributions, grants, and special events, with some funding from the Town of Appleton. Please consider donating to Appleton Library, a 501(c)3 entity, All donations are tax deductible.

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Call for Art: local artists interested in displaying at Appleton Library, please let us know! 785-5656

November 2018 Events


Tuesdays, November 6, 13, 20 & 27, 6:00 - 7:00 pm: Yoga with Kyla. Every Tuesday evening, Kyla Cech will offer yoga classes in our meeting room. First class is free and subsequent classes are $10 or in trade. Please bring your own mat.

​Thursdays, November 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29, 6–8 pm: Tech Assist. 
 Every Thursday evening, we will be available to assist with basic computer questions and trouble shoot Microsoft and Google issues.

Thursday, November 8, 6–8 pm: Family Game Night.  
Bring your family and friends to enjoy fun games on the 2nd Thursday each month!  Feel free to bring a favorite game to share.

Thursday, November 15, 6:30 - 8:00 pm: Third Thursday Talk - Trash Talk. 
David Stanley, from Tri-County Solid Waste Management in Union, will talk about how they  handle everything that residents of Appleton, Liberty, Somerville, Union & Washington bring in for disposal. You may be amazed to hear how little of our solid waste goes to landfills and how much is reused. Dave will explain why the station is no "dump" and field your questions.

Tuesday, November 20, 3:00 - 4:00 pm: Fiber Arts Tuesday.
 Itching to complete that fiber arts project? Come and stitch with Penelope Olson and Julie Sells on the third Tuesday of every month. Please come with questions.

Saturdays, 10:30 am: Storytime​ for children of any age!

Library Services